There's growing concern that GM has made a series of bad decisions about the wheels for the C7 Corvette (2015-2019).
- They used cast aluminum and not forged wheels
- They used less than the recommended amount of casted material
- They blame drivers when the wheels split apart after going over bumps
Now a lawsuit filed in California is accusing GM of systematically denying warranty coverage to owners with cracked wheel problems, even if the prolem happens well within the standard 3-year / 36,000 mile warranty.
GM went with cast aluminum wheels over a stronger forged option for its 7th generation Corvette. Now that owners are having issues with warping and cracking, the automaker is telling them to stop hitting potholes instead of honoring its war
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